The table below looks at the statistics for Line Management skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Line Management over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Line Management
Rank 160 172 172
Rank change year-on-year
+12 0
Permanent jobs citing Line Management 1991 1775 1984
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.77% 1.65% 1.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.16% 2.03% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1483 1399 1641
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £33,915
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
92294 87311 92008
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.99% 81.33% 79.05%
Number of salaries quoted 73847 71644 77513
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,580
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Line Management
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Line Management within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Line Management Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Line Management
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Line Management within the UK.

Line Management Salary Trend in the UK

Line Management
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Line Management over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 within the UK.

Line Management Salary Histogram in the UK

Line Management
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Line Management within the UK over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +12 1893 £52,500 +5.00% 231
London +8 742 £60,000 -4.00% 76
South East +56 443 £50,000 +11.11% 54
City of London +24 198 £60,000 - 19
South West +6 159 £40,000 -11.11% 22
East of England -11 156 £55,000 +15.78% 18
Berkshire +72 132 £60,000 +20.00% 14
Yorkshire -35 116 £47,500 +5.55% 18
West Midlands -21 101 £44,000 +3.52% 17
North West -37 88 £40,000 -14.89% 12
Reading +54 83 £50,000 +8.10% 9
Scotland +26 77 £47,500 +5.55% 6
Surrey +3 77 £52,500 +32.07% 10
Hampshire -8 76 £50,000 +11.11% 3
West Yorkshire -23 71 £47,500 +5.55% 10
Manchester -3 62 £37,450 -11.88% 7
Leeds -14 60 £53,750 +26.47% 3
Hertfordshire -10 52 £65,000 +44.44% 2
Somerset +18 51 £31,250 -21.60% 2
East Midlands -26 51 £45,000 +5.88% 6
Bristol +31 50 £40,000 -8.57% 9
Cambridgeshire 0 45 £55,000 +15.78% 6
Oxfordshire +34 40 £40,000 -5.88% 10
Cambridge +1 38 £55,000 +30.95% 4
Kent +17 36 £62,500 -1.96% 6
Birmingham -28 33 £47,000 +4.44% 3
West Sussex -18 32 £42,500 -10.52% 3
Bedfordshire -27 32 £47,500 -4.04% 5
Edinburgh -8 30 £48,000 -2.04% 3
North Yorkshire +2 28 £47,500 +22.58% 3

Line Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Line Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Line Management.

1 1265 (31.00%) Finance
2 1029 (25.21%) Project Management
3 887 (21.73%) Agile Software Development
4 667 (16.34%) Degree
5 662 (16.22%) SQL
6 633 (15.51%) Microsoft
7 632 (15.49%) Mentoring
8 558 (13.67%) ITIL
9 532 (13.04%) Windows
10 486 (11.91%) SQL Server
11 481 (11.79%) Analytical Skills
12 479 (11.74%) .NET
13 432 (10.59%) MS Excel
14 419 (10.27%) PRINCE2
14 419 (10.27%) Scrum
15 381 (9.34%) Stakeholder Management
16 357 (8.75%) QA
17 354 (8.67%) Coaching
18 351 (8.60%) C#
19 343 (8.40%) Service Delivery
20 332 (8.14%) Oracle
21 324 (7.94%) HTML
22 320 (7.84%) Continuous Improvement
23 319 (7.82%) Marketing
24 313 (7.67%) Java
24 313 (7.67%) Management Information System
25 294 (7.20%) SLA
26 289 (7.08%) Change Management
27 288 (7.06%) E-Commerce
28 266 (6.52%) JavaScript

Line Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Line Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Line Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 151 (3.70%) SharePoint
2 125 (3.06%) IIS
3 111 (2.72%) MS Exchange
4 109 (2.67%) Apache
5 101 (2.47%) Tomcat
6 76 (1.86%) CMS
7 68 (1.67%) SAS
8 56 (1.37%) WebSphere
9 45 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2010
10 35 (0.86%) Lync
11 26 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
12 25 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2007
13 22 (0.54%) Drupal
14 21 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
15 18 (0.44%) Oracle Workflow
15 18 (0.44%) MS Project Server
16 17 (0.42%) WordPress
16 17 (0.42%) nginx
17 15 (0.37%) Node.js
18 14 (0.34%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 432 (10.59%) MS Excel
2 240 (5.88%) MS Office
3 146 (3.58%) MS Project
4 72 (1.76%) MS Visio
5 64 (1.57%) MS PowerPoint
6 24 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
7 22 (0.54%) Photoshop
8 14 (0.34%) PowerPivot
9 13 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
10 11 (0.27%) SPSS
11 7 (0.17%) InDesign
12 6 (0.15%) CATIA
12 6 (0.15%) FastStats
13 5 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 4 (0.098%) OmniGraffle
15 3 (0.074%) Fireworks
16 2 (0.049%) Simulink
17 1 (0.025%) MicroStation
17 1 (0.025%) RoboHelp
17 1 (0.025%) Maya
Business Applications
1 31 (0.76%) Google Analytics
2 18 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
2 18 (0.44%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 17 (0.42%) WebTrends
4 14 (0.34%) SAP GRC
5 11 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
6 10 (0.25%) SAP CO
6 10 (0.25%) SAP FI
7 9 (0.22%) SiteCatalyst
7 9 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
7 9 (0.22%) Agresso
7 9 (0.22%) SAP MDM
7 9 (0.22%) SAP FI/CO
8 8 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
9 7 (0.17%) Magento
9 7 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
9 7 (0.17%) SAP HR
9 7 (0.17%) Summit
9 7 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
9 7 (0.17%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 76 (1.86%) SaaS
2 32 (0.78%) Office 365
3 20 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
5 15 (0.37%) IaaS
6 13 (0.32%) PaaS
7 8 (0.20%) GitHub
8 7 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (0.15%) Force.com
10 4 (0.098%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.025%) Joyent
11 1 (0.025%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 183 (4.48%) Firewall
2 151 (3.70%) Internet
3 107 (2.62%) WAN
4 99 (2.43%) TCP/IP
5 96 (2.35%) LAN
6 95 (2.33%) DNS
7 86 (2.11%) SAN
8 59 (1.45%) VPN
9 56 (1.37%) VoIP
10 55 (1.35%) Network Security
11 50 (1.23%) HTTP
12 49 (1.20%) Intranet
13 46 (1.13%) Wireless
14 41 (1.00%) DHCP
15 37 (0.91%) Cisco ASA
15 37 (0.91%) MPLS
16 36 (0.88%) 4G
17 35 (0.86%) BGP
18 34 (0.83%) 3G
19 29 (0.71%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 486 (11.91%) SQL Server
2 188 (4.61%) Data Warehouse
3 159 (3.90%) MySQL
4 146 (3.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 131 (3.21%) Relational Database
6 126 (3.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 86 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
8 74 (1.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 61 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
10 56 (1.37%) Oracle Database
11 46 (1.13%) OLAP
12 40 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
12 40 (0.98%) MS Access
13 37 (0.91%) Big Data
14 30 (0.74%) RDBMS
15 26 (0.64%) MongoDB
16 25 (0.61%) Oracle OLAP
16 25 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
17 23 (0.56%) NoSQL
18 22 (0.54%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 128 (3.14%) Visual Studio
2 95 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 72 (1.76%) Selenium
4 71 (1.74%) Git (software)
5 50 (1.23%) JIRA
6 45 (1.10%) Subversion
7 43 (1.05%) QuickTest Pro
8 40 (0.98%) Jenkins
9 35 (0.86%) TeamCity
10 29 (0.71%) MSBuild
10 29 (0.71%) NUnit
11 26 (0.64%) JUnit
11 26 (0.64%) Cucumber
12 24 (0.59%) Oracle Forms
13 23 (0.56%) ERwin
14 20 (0.49%) WebDriver
15 19 (0.47%) Hudson
16 17 (0.42%) Jasmine
16 17 (0.42%) MSTest
17 14 (0.34%) Maven
General
1 1265 (31.00%) Finance
2 319 (7.82%) Marketing
3 265 (6.49%) Telecoms
4 250 (6.13%) Retail
5 209 (5.12%) Banking
6 148 (3.63%) Legal
7 119 (2.92%) Advertising
8 78 (1.91%) Publishing
9 62 (1.52%) Back Office
10 59 (1.45%) Law
11 55 (1.35%) Investment Banking
12 45 (1.10%) Electronics
13 42 (1.03%) Financial Institution
14 39 (0.96%) Local Government
15 37 (0.91%) Automotive
15 37 (0.91%) Manufacturing
15 37 (0.91%) Billing
16 30 (0.74%) Games
17 27 (0.66%) French Language
18 26 (0.64%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 457 (11.20%) Team Leader
2 445 (10.90%) Analyst
3 362 (8.87%) Developer
4 339 (8.31%) Project Manager
5 195 (4.78%) Business Analyst
6 193 (4.73%) Senior Manager
7 182 (4.46%) Service Manager
8 179 (4.39%) Architect
9 166 (4.07%) Consultant
10 165 (4.04%) Development Manager
11 151 (3.70%) Test Manager
12 116 (2.84%) Programme Manager
13 112 (2.74%) Senior Analyst
14 100 (2.45%) Delivery Manager
15 96 (2.35%) Business Manager
16 92 (2.25%) Senior Developer
17 90 (2.21%) Infrastructure Manager
18 89 (2.18%) Technical Manager
19 86 (2.11%) Lead Developer
20 84 (2.06%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 479 (11.74%) .NET
2 324 (7.94%) HTML
3 259 (6.35%) CSS
4 190 (4.66%) XML
5 185 (4.53%) Web Services
6 176 (4.31%) ASP.NET
7 127 (3.11%) jQuery
8 122 (2.99%) HTML5
9 103 (2.52%) WCF
10 93 (2.28%) SOAP
11 78 (1.91%) ASP.NET MVC
12 77 (1.89%) .NET Framework
13 58 (1.42%) Ajax
14 54 (1.32%) JSON
15 52 (1.27%) Middleware
16 50 (1.23%) REST
17 47 (1.15%) RESTful
17 47 (1.15%) LAMP
17 47 (1.15%) Spring
18 44 (1.08%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 481 (11.79%) Analytical Skills
2 313 (7.67%) Management Information System
3 156 (3.82%) User Experience
4 141 (3.46%) Computer Science
5 112 (2.74%) Mobile App
6 84 (2.06%) Open Source
7 78 (1.91%) Mathematics
8 64 (1.57%) Social Media
9 60 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
10 55 (1.35%) PMI
11 45 (1.10%) Blackberry
12 44 (1.08%) Mainframe
13 40 (0.98%) Blog
14 37 (0.91%) NHS
15 34 (0.83%) iPhone
16 32 (0.78%) Statistics
17 26 (0.64%) Visualisation
18 25 (0.61%) iPad
18 25 (0.61%) Smartcard
18 25 (0.61%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 532 (13.04%) Windows
2 263 (6.44%) Linux
3 160 (3.92%) UNIX
4 109 (2.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 83 (2.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 80 (1.96%) Android
7 68 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 67 (1.64%) Apple iOS
9 52 (1.27%) Windows 7
10 47 (1.15%) Solaris
11 41 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 30 (0.74%) Windows XP
13 20 (0.49%) Windows 8
13 20 (0.49%) Windows Phone
14 18 (0.44%) Ubuntu
15 16 (0.39%) Mac OS X
16 15 (0.37%) AIX
16 15 (0.37%) Windows Mobile
17 14 (0.34%) Windows 2000
18 12 (0.29%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1029 (25.21%) Project Management
2 887 (21.73%) Agile Software Development
3 632 (15.49%) Mentoring
4 558 (13.67%) ITIL
5 419 (10.27%) PRINCE2
5 419 (10.27%) Scrum
6 381 (9.34%) Stakeholder Management
7 354 (8.67%) Coaching
8 343 (8.40%) Service Delivery
9 320 (7.84%) Continuous Improvement
10 289 (7.08%) Change Management
11 288 (7.06%) E-Commerce
12 266 (6.52%) People Management
13 250 (6.13%) Risk Management
14 230 (5.64%) Business Analysis
15 220 (5.39%) Business Intelligence
16 213 (5.22%) Waterfall
16 213 (5.22%) Performance Management
17 205 (5.02%) Service Management
18 188 (4.61%) OO
Programming Languages
1 662 (16.22%) SQL
2 351 (8.60%) C#
3 313 (7.67%) Java
4 266 (6.52%) JavaScript
5 173 (4.24%) T-SQL
6 136 (3.33%) PHP
7 126 (3.09%) C
8 96 (2.35%) C++
9 90 (2.21%) VB
10 62 (1.52%) Python
11 61 (1.49%) VBA
12 48 (1.18%) VB.NET
13 44 (1.08%) PL/SQL
14 43 (1.05%) PowerShell
15 37 (0.91%) Shell Script
16 34 (0.83%) PHP5
17 32 (0.78%) Perl
18 31 (0.76%) Ruby
19 27 (0.66%) VB6
20 24 (0.59%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 667 (16.34%) Degree
2 158 (3.87%) Security Cleared
3 145 (3.55%) ISEB
4 133 (3.26%) ITIL Certification
5 111 (2.72%) SC Cleared
6 103 (2.52%) Cisco Certification
7 84 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
8 82 (2.01%) PMI Certification
9 70 (1.72%) ISTQB
10 64 (1.57%) PMP
10 64 (1.57%) CCNP
11 54 (1.32%) CCNA
12 42 (1.03%) CISSP
12 42 (1.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 41 (1.00%) MCSE
14 39 (0.96%) APMP
15 38 (0.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 36 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 35 (0.86%) CCIE
18 34 (0.83%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 357 (8.75%) QA
2 294 (7.20%) SLA
3 49 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 29 (0.71%) ISO 9001
5 26 (0.64%) PCI DSS
6 18 (0.44%) Data Quality
7 15 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 12 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 12 (0.29%) COBIT
9 11 (0.27%) ISO 9000
10 7 (0.17%) Solvency II
10 7 (0.17%) BS7799
11 4 (0.098%) P3O
11 4 (0.098%) COREP
12 2 (0.049%) HL7
12 2 (0.049%) MiFID
12 2 (0.049%) FATCA
12 2 (0.049%) Dodd-Frank
12 2 (0.049%) EMIR
13 1 (0.025%) CRD IV
System Software
1 182 (4.46%) Active Directory
2 167 (4.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (1.00%) vSphere
4 32 (0.78%) XenApp
5 30 (0.74%) Firmware
6 29 (0.71%) Hyper-V
7 21 (0.51%) XenDesktop
7 21 (0.51%) VMware ESX
8 12 (0.29%) Varnish
9 11 (0.27%) UAG
10 8 (0.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 6 (0.15%) VMware Workstation
11 6 (0.15%) Terminal Server
12 4 (0.098%) Terminal Services
12 4 (0.098%) NFS
12 4 (0.098%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 4 (0.098%) Oracle RAC
12 4 (0.098%) XenServer
13 3 (0.074%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 3 (0.074%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 44 (1.08%) Puppet
2 38 (0.93%) SCCM
3 30 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
4 28 (0.69%) NetBackup
5 24 (0.59%) WSUS
6 22 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
7 18 (0.44%) Nagios
7 18 (0.44%) SCOM
8 17 (0.42%) Cacti
9 13 (0.32%) SolarWinds Orion
10 11 (0.27%) OpenView
11 8 (0.20%) OpenSSO
11 8 (0.20%) Opsview
12 6 (0.15%) Control-M
12 6 (0.15%) HP SiteScope
12 6 (0.15%) RANCID
13 5 (0.12%) FortiGate
13 5 (0.12%) OVPI
13 5 (0.12%) Tivoli
13 5 (0.12%) Netcool
Vendors
1 633 (15.51%) Microsoft
2 332 (8.14%) Oracle
3 255 (6.25%) VMware
4 195 (4.78%) Cisco
5 131 (3.21%) SAP
6 121 (2.96%) Citrix
7 101 (2.47%) HP
8 99 (2.43%) IBM
9 62 (1.52%) Business Objects
10 59 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
11 55 (1.35%) Red Hat
12 54 (1.32%) Google
13 48 (1.18%) Adobe
14 47 (1.15%) Capita
15 46 (1.13%) Juniper
15 46 (1.13%) Zend
16 45 (1.10%) NetApp
17 38 (0.93%) Cognos
18 36 (0.88%) CheckPoint
19 35 (0.86%) Dell
West Sussex
Code Red Associates
Salary: £35000 to £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Cloudreach
Salary: Competitive + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 2 hours ago
Scotland
Vodafone
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Genium Selection Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus car, 15% Bonus, pension, health
Posted: 3 hours ago
South East London
Intapeople
Salary: £55000 to £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £35000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
West Yorkshire
QUANTICA
Posted: 4 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Sanderson
Salary: £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £60000 to £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + car allowance + bonus + bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Resource Management
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Billingham, Cleveland
Tracerco
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Nationwide
Salary: £48861 - £62434 per annum + car and benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Imperative People
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Greenford, Middlesex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 22 hours ago